Deborah qualified in September 1998 and has worked in Weightmans' professional risk team throughout her career.
She has extensive experience of acting for solicitors in professional negligence claims arising from a wide range of underlying subject matters. Deborah frequently deals with lenders' claims and cases involving complex commercial transactions. She is particularly adept at dealing with document-heavy claims and has successfully handled several matters arising from personal injury litigation involving brain damage and other catastrophic injuries.
In recent years, Deborah has drawn upon her considerable knowledge of claims against solicitors to advise other professionals about risk management and compliance issues. She has had a number of risk-management articles published in the legal press and has also dealt with outsourced complaints work and disciplinary issues.